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  Event Description Time / Location
10/15 - 11/13 Triniteam Caregivers Joy Day Volunteers Needed

Triniteam Caregivers Joy Day Volunteers Needed

To be Held on: From now until November 13, 2014 in the Chippewa County

Would you consider giving your time just one afternoon a month to bring joy to a neighbor? The Triniteam Caregiver Program organizes Joy Day, a once-a-month social gathering, where volunteers provide entertainment, a snack, and BINGO to neighbors who are elderly or disabled. Help volunteer at one of the events! There is no long-term commitment and it's a lot of fun!

Questions? Call Triniteam at 715-858-9808


Once a month, Chippewa County
11/1 Ole and Lena Lutefisk and Meatball Dinner

Ole and Lena Lutefisk and Meatball Dinner

To be Held on: November 1, 2014 at Our Savior's Lutheran Church, 2052 23rd Ave., Rice Lake, WI

Members at Our Savior's Lutheran Church-Campia will celebrate the church's Norwegian heritage with their Annual Scandinavian Ole and Lena Lutefisk and Meatball Dinner. Dinner includes, lutefisk, meatballs, lefse, fruit suppe, cranberry relish, potatoes, rutabagas, milk, and coffee. For dessert, they will be offering apple and pumpkin pie.

Annual Bazaar and Bake Sale will be held the same day beginning at 8AM until the end of dinner. Featuring homemade lefse, delicious baked goods, crafts, and a quilt raffle.

Adults: $14   Youth 12 and under: $5

Questions? Call 715-205-1815 or email k45acp@mosaicmobile.net

11AM - 3PM, Our Savior's Lutheran Church
11/2 Harvest Dinner

South Beef River Lutheran Church Harvest Dinner

To be Held on: Sunday, November 2 at South Beef River Lutheran Church, located 6 miles SE of Osseo on County Road B

They will be serving turkey, meatballs, mashed potatoes, squash, corn, cole slaw, cranberry salad, lefse, rolls, and apple or pumpkin pie for dessert!

Adults: $9.50    Children (6-12): $5.50     5 and under: FREE      Takeouts available: $9.50

Proceeds for the repair and restoration of the church steeple.

10:30AM- 1PM, South Beef River Lutheran Church
11/4 L.E. Phillips Senior Center Retirement: Making Your Money Last

L.E. Phillips Senior Center Invites All Seniors, Age 50 or Better, to Join them For: Retirement: Making Your Money Last


To be Held on: Tuesday, November 4 at L.E. Phillips Senior Center, 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire, WI 54703

Considerations/tradeoffs when developing a withdrawal strategy-working longer, spending less and delaying social security. Ways to plan for expected and unexpected expenses with insurance. 
 
FEE: FREE

Contact L.E. Phillips Senior Center: 715-839-4909
10:30AM, L.E. Phillips Senior Center
11/4 - 11/25 L.E. Phillips Senior Center Zumba Gold

L.E. Phillips Senior Center Invites All Seniors, Age 50 or Better, to Join them For: Zumba Gold


To be Held on: Tuesdays, Nov. 4, 11, 18, 25 at L.E. Phillips Senior Center, 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire, WI 54703

Zumba is the world's most popular Latin inspired dance workout. Its creator, Alberto (Beto) Perez, a Colombian native, adapted a variety of Latino rhythms to an aerobics workout, making what was a boring routine, an exciting experience. Zumba is not a dance class nor an aerobics class, but a combination of both. In this class participants will not only excercise, but learn the basic steps and origins of Merengue, Slasa, Bachata, Cumbia, Regaetton, and Flamenco, listening and dancing to their music. Please wear comfortable workout clothes and shoes. 
 
FEE: $15M/$22.50NM

Contact L.E. Phillips Senior Center: 715-839-4909
1PM-2PM, L.E. Phillips Senior Center
11/4 - 11/20 L.E. Phillips Senior Center Pinochle Class

L.E. Phillips Senior Center Invites All Seniors, Age 50 or Better, to Join them For: Pinochle Class


To be Held on: Tuesdays and Thursdays, Nov. 4-Nov. 20 at L.E. Phillips Senior Center, 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire, WI 54703

Leanr or review the basics of Pinochle
 
FEE: $12M/$18NM

Contact L.E. Phillips Senior Center: 715-839-4909
1:30PM-3:30PM, L.E. Phillips Senior Center
11/5 - 11/19 L.E. Phillips Senior Center i-Pad Class

L.E. Phillips Senior Center Invites All Seniors, Age 50 or Better, to Join them For: i-Pad Class


To be Held on: Wednesdays, Nov. 5, 12, 19 (and 26 if needed) at L.E. Phillips Senior Center, 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire, WI 54703

This is a 3 week class with the potential to add a 4th class if needed. Class will cover basic functions, usage, and applications (apps). This class is for i-Pad owners and those that are considering the purchase of an i-Pad.
 
FEE: $16M/$24NM

Contact L.E. Phillips Senior Center: 715-839-4909
9:30AM- 11:30AM, L.E. Phillips Senior Center
11/5 - 11/17 L.E. Phillips Senior Center Financial Coffee Talks

L.E. Phillips Senior Center Invites All Seniors, Age 50 or Better, to Join them For: Financial Coffee Talks


To be Held on: November 5, 13, 17 at L.E. Phillips Senior Center, 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire, WI 54703

Bring your financial questions and have a cup of coffee with Andy Cooper and Edward Jones.
 
FEE: FREE

Contact L.E. Phillips Senior Center: 715-839-4909
9:30AM-10:30AM, L.E. Phillips Senior Center
11/5 - 12/5 L.E. Phillips Senior Center Beginning Bridge

L.E. Phillips Senior Center Invites All Seniors, Age 50 or Better, to Join them For: Beginning Bridge


To be Held on: Wednesdays and Fridays, Nov. 5-21 (no class Thanksgiving week), Dec. 3 & 5 at L.E. Phillips Senior Center, 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire, WI 54703

Beginning Bridge is an 8 session class, 4 weeks/2 classes per week, for persons who have never played Bridge or who want to refresh their basic skills.
 
FEE: $16M/$24NM

Contact L.E. Phillips Senior Center: 715-839-4909
9:30AM-11:30AM, L.E. Phillips Senior Center
11/5 - 11/19 L.E. Phillips Senior Center Nutritional Education: Managing Your Muscles

L.E. Phillips Senior Center Invites All Seniors, Age 50 or Better, to Join them For: Nutritional Education: Managing Your Muscles


To be Held on: Wednesdays, Nov. 5, 12, 19 at L.E. Phillips Senior Center, 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire, WI 54703

Do you know what sarcopenia is? UW- Stout nutrition graduate students will discuss how to prevent and manage sarcopenia. Join us and you will have the chance to win a prize!
 
FEE: $5M/$7.50NM

Contact L.E. Phillips Senior Center: 715-839-4909
10AM-10:30AM, L.E. Phillips Senior Center
11/5 - 12/17 L.E. Phillips Senior Center Computer Class- Level One

L.E. Phillips Senior Center Invites All Seniors, Age 50 or Better, to Join them For: Computer Class-Level One


To be Held on: Wednesdays, Nov. 5, 12, 19, 26 & Dec. 3, 10, 17 at L.E. Phillips Senior Center, 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire, WI 54703

This is a 7-week class for persons with little expriences or in need of a refresher course. Topics include basic computer components and operations, indroduction to WORD, Notepad, Wordpad; organizing files and folders, email and internet. If you have had no computer experience, consider taking Pre-Level One class before this class. 
 
FEE: $30M/$45NM

Contact L.E. Phillips Senior Center: 715-839-4909
1:30PM- 3PM, L.E. Phillips Senior Center
11/5 - 12/17 L.E. Phillips Senior Center Beginners Line Dancing Class

L.E. Phillips Senior Center Invites All Seniors, Age 50 or Better, to Join them For: Bginners Line Dancing Class


To be Held on: Wednesdays, Nov. 5, 12, 19, no class (Nov. 24), Dec. 3, 10, 17 at L.E. Phillips Senior Center, 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire, WI 54703

Learn new and practice old steps, get some exercise, and have fun all at the same time! 
 
FEE: $24M/$36NM

Contact L.E. Phillips Senior Center: 715-839-4909
2:15PM-3:15PM, L.E. Phillips Senior Center
11/5 Grace Lutheran Church Soup Supper

Grace Lutheran Church Soup Supper

To be Held on: Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 11284 Hwy 10 West, Marshfield, WI 54449

They will be serving homemade chili and chicken dumpling soup, crackers, cheese slices, bread, desserts, milk, coffee. There will also be a Gift Basket Drawing.

Adults: $7      Ages 6-12: $3     Children 5 and under: FREE

3:30PM-7:30PM, Grace Lutheran Church
11/6 - 11/17 UWEC Art/Design Faculty Exhibition

University of Wisconsin Eau Claire Art and Design Faculty Exhibition

Runs November 6- 26, 2014

Location: Foster Gallery Haas Fine Arts Center, 121 Water St, Eau Claire, WI 54703

Opening Reception: November 6th- 7:30-9PM

  • Gallery Hours:
  • M-F 10-4:30
  • Sat & Sun 1-4:30PM
  • Thurs Evening 6-8PM

For more information, www.uwec.edu/art/foster/

 

M-F 10-4:30pm, Sat &Sun 1-4:30pm, Thur Eve 6-8PM, Foster Gallery Haas Fine Arts Center
11/6 - 11/20 L.E. Phillips Senior Center Navigating Windows 8

L.E. Phillips Senior Center Invites All Seniors, Age 50 or Better, to Join them For: Navigating Windows 8


To be Held on: Thursdays, Nov. 6, 13, 20 at L.E. Phillips Senior Center, 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire, WI 54703

Confused with WINDOWS 8? Bring your WINDOWS 8 laptop and learn some quick and easy ways to navigate this operating system.
 
FEE: $10M/$15NM

Contact L.E. Phillips Senior Center: 715-839-4909
10AM- 11:30AM, L.E. Phillips Senior Center
11/7 - 3/27 Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish Friday Fish Fry

Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish Friday Fish Fry

To be Held on: Nov. 7, Dec. 5, Feb. 6, Mar. 6, 27 at Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish, 13989 195th St., Jim Falls

Will be serving family style fish fry including soup, fish, baked potatoes, cole slaw, rolls, beverages, and dessert. All you can eat. Come join them early for 4pm Mass.

Adults: $9    Children 4-12: $4    Under 3: FREE    Takeouts available by calling 715-382-4422

Early Bird Senior Special 4:30pm-5:30pm    Seniors: $8.50 (Dine in Only)

4:30PM- 7:30PM, Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish
11/8 Christmas Tree Lane

Holy Rosary Parish's Christmas Tree Lane

To be Held on: Saturday, November 8, 2014 at Holy Rosary Parish-Owen

There will be a bake sale featuring a variety of Christmas cookies, candies, and special breads. There will also be a big raffle for Cash and several items (some handmade). Come and enjoy their "Silver Tea Luncheon." They will be serving fancy desserts, fruit cake, nut breads, open-faced sandwiches, coffee, milk, and more!!

Adults: $5      Children 5-10 years: $1.50     4 and under: FREE

10AM - 1PM, Holy Rosary Parish
11/9 Colby Lions Club Pancake Breakfast

Pancake Breakfast Sponsored by the Colby Lions Club

To be Held on: November 9 at the Colby Lions Pavilion in Colby

They will be serving potato and buttermilk pancakes along with sausage. 

Adults: $6.50    Children 12 and Under: $3     Pre-K or Younger: FREE

7:30AM - 12:30PM, Colby, WI
11/9 Fall Festival

Immaculate Conception Parish Fall Festival 

To be Held on: Sunday, Novmber 9 at Immaculate Conception Church, School and Fr. Klink Hall at 1722 Highland Avenue in Eau Claire

The Family Choir will perform at the 10:30AM Mass and dinner is served from 10:30AM- 1:30PM. On the home-cooked menu are roast beef, ham, mashed potatoes, gravy, corn, carrots, coleslaw, pie, coffee, and milk. The famous bazaar will go on frmo 9AM- 2PM and features the following: cake walk, bake sale, Fr. Don's famous sweet rolls, raffle, crafters, white elephant sale, silent auction, games and a youth lip sync sontest, Everyone is welcome and all facilities are handicapped accessible.

Adults: $10   Ages 6-12: $5    Ages 6 and under: FREE

10:30AM- 1:30PM, Immaculate Conception Parish
11/9 German Dinner

St. John Lutheran Church German Dinner

To be Held on: November 9 at St. John Lutheran Chruch, E11620 Cry. Rd. JJ, Fall Creek, WI

They will be serving kielbasa, bratwurst patties, sauerkraut, baked beans, German and regular potato salad, kuchen, desserts, punchkas, and beverages. Proceeds go to fund St. John youth activities.

Adults: $9    Ages 6-12: $5    Ages 6 and under: $2        Carryouts Available

11AM-1PM, St. John Lutheran Church
11/12 First Presbyterian Church Bazaar-Chippewa Falls, WI

First Presbyterian Chuch Bazaar in Chippewa Falls, WI is being held on:

Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014  - from 10:30 am - 2:00 pm  at 130 W Central St., Chippewa Falls, WI

There will be a Ham Sandwich Lunch, which includes Bob's Beans, Cole Slaw, Bar & Beverage ($8.00).   

Also check out the Bake Sale, Kitchen Linens, Candy Shoppe, Hand Carved Items (canes, clocks, back scratchers, etc.), Knife Sharpening, Boutique area with Vintage and new gift items.   

The proceeds go to support local missions such as Agnes' Table, The Open Door Clinic, CareLink, and School supplies for local kids.   

10:30 am - 2:00 pm, 130 W Central St., Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
11/15 Lefse and Bake Sale

Central Lutheran Church Women Lefse and Bake Sale

To be Held on: Saturday, November 15 at Central Lutheran Church, 28 East Columbia St., Chippewa Falls, WI

Stp on by for homemade lefse and yummy baked goods. Take a coffee break and enjoy a sweet roll.

9AM-1PM, Central Lutheran Church